Cyclists versus drivers. It’s a rivalry as old as Sydney versus Melbourne. A petition created four months ago, calling for a change in road rules that affects how cyclists ride on the road, has now pulled in more than 90,000 signatures. This Change.org petition called “Compulsory Single File for Cyclists” […]
Over 634,000 people have signed a petition in...
LONDON -- An online petition demanding...
More than 77,000 people signed a...
San Francisco drag queens are planning a...
It's taken years. But it's finally happened.
A man who convinced the Supreme Court to hear...
A man who convinced the Supreme Court to hear...
Things move quickly on the internet, especially...
The luxe electric car company Tesla Motors is...
"He's not built, nor is he intimidating enough for the role of Batman."
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[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kraft_Easy_Mac.JPG”] Two mums who started a petition against the Yellow 5 and Yellow 6 chemicals in Kraft macaroni and cheese now have more than 140,000 signatures. North Carolina mums Vani Hari and Lisa Leake claim in their Change.org petition that the artificial dyes require a warning label in […]
[credit provider=”Getty”] “Call Me Maybe” singer Carly Rae Jepsen has pulled out of a performance she had scheduled at this July’s Boy Scouts of America Jamboree, citing the organisation’s ban on gay members.The 27-year-old Canadian singer tweeted Tuesday:
[credit provider=”wikimedia commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:DeathStar2.jpg”] The White House has finally responded to one of its outstanding petitions with more than 25,000 signatures. And, unfortunately, the White House will not be building a Death Star.The White House announced Friday night that it will not build a Death Star for job creation and […]
[credit provider=”YouTube Screengrabs”] All is quiet on the Californian front.The students at Stanford University and University of California schools, of which Stanford’s rival Berkeley is part, are momentarily holding back their jabs at one another and instead focusing on similar issues on their respective campuses.
[credit provider=”The Daily Show” url=”http://www.thedailyshow.com”] How many signatures could you get in three days on a petition to outlaw navel lint?How about a proposal to let Herman Cain host Saturday Night Live?
[credit provider=”change.org” url=”https://www.change.org/petitions/abercrombie-scrambling-for-hours-isn-t-stylish-stop-hurting-your-workers”] Thousands of Abercrombie & Fitch workers are petitioning against the company’s “unfair” scheduling practices. According to a Change.org petition:
[credit provider=”Flickr/IslesPunkFan” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/islespunkfan/2622070754/sizes/m/in/set-72157606275404692/”] The new Supreme Court term begins next Monday and Court watchers are already sizing up the cases that they plan to hear, including one with a rather unusual approach to lawyering.On Tuesday, the Court agreed to hear the petition of Millbrook v. United States, involving a federal prison […]
[credit provider=”Change.org” url=”http://www.change.org/petitions/give-safeway-employee-ryan-young-his-job-back-with-back-pay”] Customers are rallying around a Safeway meat clerk who was suspended without pay for intervening when he saw a man attacking a pregnant woman.The employee, Ryan Young of Del Rey Oaks, California, asked the man to stop when he saw the conflict in the parking lot. When […]
[credit provider=”chrisbryski.blogspot.com ” url=”http://chrisbryski.blogspot.com/p/pictures-of-christopher.html”] The family of a dead college student Christopher Bryski are asking KeyBank to forgive about $30,000 of student loan debt he’d incurred in college. In their latest bid to absolve the loans, the family launched a petition on Change.org which is now up to 75,000 signatures.
After countless repeals, petitions and complaints, the MPAA refuses to change its rating for the documentary “Bully” from an R-rating to PG-13.
[credit provider=”Flickr/Goodnight London” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/goodnight_london/3702395034/”] Do you have friends constantly annoying you with Facebook or Change.org petitions about this cause or that?It seems impossible that hitting a Like button or adding your name to an Internet petition can possibly add up to much.
Eight days ago, Mark Shields of Washington DC, launched a petition on Change.org requesting Apple to go public with its plan to protect Chinese workers.
[credit provider=”AP”] Child slavery still exists in the world, particularly in Africa’s Ivory Coast and in the industry of chocolate production.On Monday, Hershey’s made its first commitment to buy independently certified slave-free cocoa. It promised to buy Rainforest Alliance certified cocoa for its Bliss product line.
The White House set up an incredibly lame feature on its website where the lowly subjects can create online petitions. If a petition collects enough signatures, a lower-level staffer will write a response.